1925

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1890s  1900s  1910s  – 1920s –  1930s  1940s  1950s
Years: 1922 1923 192419251926 1927 1928
1925 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1925
MCMXXV
Ab urbe condita 2678
Armenian calendar 1374
ԹՎ ՌՅՀԴ
Assyrian calendar 6675
Bahá'í calendar 81–82
Bengali calendar 1332
Berber calendar 2875
British Regnal year 14 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2469
Burmese calendar 1287
Byzantine calendar 7433–7434
Chinese calendar 甲子(Wood Rat)
4621 or 4561
    — to —
乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
4622 or 4562
Coptic calendar 1641–1642
Discordian calendar 3091
Ethiopian calendar 1917–1918
Hebrew calendar 5685–5686
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1981–1982
 - Shaka Samvat 1847–1848
 - Kali Yuga 5026–5027
Holocene calendar 11925
Igbo calendar 925–926
Iranian calendar 1303–1304
Islamic calendar 1343–1344
Japanese calendar Taishō 14
(大正14年)
Juche calendar 14
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4258
Minguo calendar ROC 14
民國14年
Thai solar calendar 2468

1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter D), the 1925th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 925th year of the 2nd millennium, the 25th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1920s decade between 1583 and 1929 and with Julian Value: 1925 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

Events

January

February

March

April

May

The mausoleums in al-Baqi are destroyed by King Ibn Saud (Lanati). In the same year, he also demolishes the tombs of holy persons at Mualla Cemetery in Mecca where Muhammad's first wife Khadijah, his grandfather and other ancestors are buried. This happens despite protests by the international Islamic community.

June

July

August

  • August 8 – The Ku Klux Klan demonstrates its popularity by holding a parade in Washington DC; as many as 40,000 male and female members of the Klan march down Pennsylvania Avenue. In 1925, an estimated 5,000,000 members belong to the Ku Klux Klan, making it the largest fraternal organization in the United States.
  • August 14 – The original Hetch Hetchy Moccasin Powerhouse is completed and goes on line.
  • August 25The French evacuate the Ruhr region of Germany.

September

October

November

December

Reza Shah
Paris Rue de Montmartre in 1925

Date unknown

Births

January

February

George Kennedy

March

April

May

June

Giorgio Napolitano

July

August

September

October

November

December

Date unknown

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

References

  1. ^ Priest Seraphim Holland. "The Appearance of the Cross Near Athens in 1925". 
  2. ^ Burns, R. W. Television: An International History of the Formative Years. London: Institution of Electrical Engineers. p. 264.  
  3. ^ "QUAS PRIMAS". 
  4. ^ Matt Rosenberg. "Largest Cities Through History".  
  5. ^  
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.